Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Alton Police charged two men with armed robbery following an alleged incident in the 1000 block of Union. 25 year old Dennis L. Perry and 23 year old Paul Perry, both of the 400 block of Vine, were charged after allegedly robbing the man at gunpoint and pistol whipping him at his home. Police were also notified of an alleged incident in which a man claims he was robbed at Olin Park on State Street. The victim told police he had met a woman on the Internet who offered to meet him in Alton for sex. He said when he arrived, he met a woman, but three men also approached, attacked him, stealing his wallet.
The Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 42 year old Gary Stamm, Junior, of the 300 block of West Thomas Street in Roxana, for driving while license revoked.
Wood River Police were holding 37 year old Carl Bennett of Wood River on a failure to appear warrant. 27 year old Brandon Tate of East Alton for assault and criminal trespass to land. 27 year old Jeremia Brown of Alton, for battery, criminal trespass to land, and damage to property.
East Alton Police arrested 29 year old Jordan Taynor of the 500 block of Wood River Avenue in Wood River for intoxicated pedestrian, public indecency and resisting arrest.